Do .wma files work on the DROID???

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  1. msblueline

    msblueline Member

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    I have searched high and low.

    I have read different threads about moving mp3 files to the DROID and such. I have even seen others that have posted saying the various files that work on the DROID.

    What I am trying to find out is if .wma files work on the DROID?

    I just transferred files to my DROID and when I open the music files they are not there.

    1. I mounted my phone

    2. I opened "view files" option on pop-up menu

    3. I transferred (3) .wma files to the SD card... NOTHING!

    4. I created a "MUSIC" file and placed them in that file... NOTHING!

    5. I deleted the "MUSIC" file and created a "Sounds" file... NOTHING!

    6. HELP!!!

    Have I done something wrong? What am I missing? Can .wma files be converted to mp3 files?

    I love DROID, but my BlackBerry Storm 2 does all this and then some.

    This is why I question the superiority of the DROID at times. I know it is superior, but the small things that can be done easily on a BlackBerry takes a college degree for the DROID.

    Thanks,

    msblueline
     
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    ACT 1 plays WMA files.....Thats what I use
     
  3. waynester

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    play .wma

    google your problem. i found several answers on adding and playing .wma files. you might need Motorola media link (free dl from moto).
    it depends on your details
     
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    Media link is not needed to add the files.....You can just mount and drag/drop the files on the Droid.
     
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    Yes they do work. I use WMP to "sync" and then they are in the music app. the do play
     
  6. msblueline

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    What music app (file) are you putting them in?

    I placed them on the SD card and they don't show up in my music file.

    When I select the file (without double clicking) and then put the cursor back on the file, it shows as a .wma file. How can I tell if it is protected or not.

    From everything I have read here, they should work without any app or help.

    msblueline
     
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